Academic Catalog 2016-2017 
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Academic Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OUL 308 - Avalanche Level 1 Certification

(2) This course provides comprehensive fundamentals of avalanche safety. Most learning is done during field sessions in outdoor mountain locations of Colorado. Addresses terrain, snowpack assessment, weather, human factors, beacons, rescue and more. Course content adheres to American Avalanche Association education guidelines Upon successful completion of the course students earn a Level 1 avalanche certification.

Prerequisites: OUL 127  Snowshoeing or prior snowshoeing experience is recommended but not required.
Course fees apply.
When Offered
Even spring semesters.